Placement Tests

All high schools within the Archdiocese of Washington require placement tests unless otherwise indicated by the high school.


Important Information:

Release of Test Results

The results of the High School Placement Test (HSPT) are released to parents/guardians in late January.  High schools will receive the test results two to three weeks after the test is administered.

The test scores are emailed to the primary address on the HSPT registration from [email protected].

Please contact  [email protected]  if you have any questions or concerns.


The High School Placement Test (HSPT)

The High School Placement Test (HSPT) is the official entrance exam used by the Archdiocese of Washington Catholic high schools. The following 11 high schools utilize the HSPT each fall for admissions:


Registration & Information

Other Processes

The following seven Archdiocese of Washington Catholic high schools utilize different entrance examinations. Please see school profiles for more information.

Please contact the high school to obtain information about entrance examination processes.